■(SPEC) Iris lineata Foster ex Regel
1887, Botanical author Foster
Iris lineata Foster ex Regel
( Sir Michael Foster
by way of Regel, 1887, Northeastern Afghanistan, Kataghan, upper Farkhar Valley). Subgenus Iris
, Section Regelia
. Flower 2 and onehalf inches(6 cm in diameter Purple brown standards and brown falls. The standards and falls are very narrow giving it its name,
| Regel in Gartenflora xxxvi. (1887) 201, t. 1244.
| (Index Kewensis).
| Also found in 1968 Yearbook of the British Iris Society illustrated in color.
Distribution & Cultivation
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